Adult & Senior Classes

Stage West is celebrating its 40th year!! Our Education department is looking back and moving forward in celebration of this milestone anniversary. Our goal is to provide an experience of fun and creativity while learning the art of theater! We infuse all of our classes with acting techniques from a variety of sources.



Acting for Seniors

Sep 10 – Nov 12 | “Show & Tell”: Nov 12 
Taught by Maggie Crawford
Want to learn basic acting skills and vocabulary to enhance your theatrical experiences?  Come enjoy a fun-filled environment for re-visiting old skills or building new ones, with plenty of growth, stimulation and camaraderie for all!

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Acting for Adults, Foundation 1 class

Ages 17 and up | Sep 10 – Dec 10 (no classes Thanksgiving  Week) | “Show & Tell”: Dec 10​
Part 1 taught by Beth Bando Bontley; Part 2 by Dana Schultes
For beginners as well as actors with experience
Learn new acting tools or expand your skill set. The first half of the class will be focused on Chekhov techniques and monologues. The second half will focus on Acting Craft, taught by Dana Schultes, Executive Producer of Stage West.

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Tuition Schedule

Acting for Seniors: $60 a month, $180 for the 3 month semester

Adult Class, Foundation 1: $75 per month, $300 for the semester

Discounts & Specials

Please choose the discount that works best for your situation. Offers may not be combined.

Season ticket holder Special: 
5% off tuition for Season Ticket holders (and their immediate family)
Early Bird Perk: Register by August 18, get an extra guest pass. 

For any class, register by Aug 18 and get 2 tickets to see any Thursday night regular season show through December 2018 (pending ticket availability.) Reservations required.

Sibling DISCOUNT: 
Each additional family member or sibling gets 10% off the full-priced first member. 

Pay in-full for the semester:
Take 5% off tuition.

To Register


Email: education [at]


Phone:  817-554-3613